[January 23 2007] Travus T. Hipp Morning News & Commentary: Generally Bad Ideas In The World Of Military Tactics & Strategy - Embedding US Troops In The Kurdish Army As They Go Door-To-Door In Bagdhad And Other Stupidities
In The News:
Source KPIG Radio Freedom CaliforniaRun time 11:03 Minutes
General David Petraus is testifying at his confirmation hearing on the situation in Iraq today. Details.
Contrast: A mandatory State-Of-The-Union-Address by the president this evening. Details.
Hillary Clinton does an online question & answer session @ her website.
Body Count: 3058, The Pentagon says 2 of the decedents didn't die yesterday, they died of wounds incurred over the weekend... That makes a BIG difference... make that 29 dead for the weekend.
Passports required for most destinations outside the US starting today, such as Vancouver Canada & Tijuana Mexico. [The lines at the passport window of the local Post Office indicate that the rest of, if not all of, the bureaucracy is unprepared.// The Buffalo]
Lebanon: Beirut shut down for a general strike declared by hizbollah
The Surge: 82nd Airborne on site, and they are waiting for Iraqi troops, who aren't there yet...
"All The News You Never Knew You Needed To Know ...Until Now."
Travus T. Hipp - Cabale News Services